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for the fastest answer. obviously verizon. okay, i have a different chart. going that way, does that make a difference ? look at verizon. it's so much more than the other ones. what if we just changed the format altogether ? isn't that the exact same thing ? it's pretty clear. still sticking with verizon. verizon. more 4g lte coverage than all other networks combined. neil: i'm going to defer to my historian expert. 20 states have varying degrees of damage and power outages that could still last through election day, appreciably making it -- potentially making it next to inpossible for americans to go out and vote. author and historian douglas brinkley on that. you are going to have a lot of people in that pickle next week. we can't, i guess, willy-nilly extent election day beyond a federal court order, but what happens? >> well, neil, one of reasons we have a electoral college, every once in a while people debate. but in this case, this one state has to you know have a group of people that are not able to vote, it will be a little bit easier to tabulate a small portion of the state. imag
'm not looking for the fastest answer. obviously verizon. okay, i have a different chart. going that way, does that make a difference ? look at verizon. it's so much more than the oth ones. so what if we just changed the format altogether ? isn't that the exact same thing ? it's pretty clear. still sticking with verizon. verizon. more 4g lte coverage than all other networks combined. neil: when my friend was talking about though we have these little worlds that are separated in new york, and the crowds waiting outside for the many ipad, ey are waiting for that, and his relief supplies are coming in staten island. it is enough to make you sick. one other thing, we suggested that you can have these long lines and we said we might get ba to something akin to what we had. maybe we can remember this was the last energy crisis. wouldn't you know that governor chris christie, he is a little younger, he wants togo and he is announcing the rationing of gasoline. anand they might say, what is te big deal. look at these lines. well, these are very long lines, just to get gasoline. the problem is they're
verizon. okay, i have a different chart. going that way, does that make a difference ? look at verizon. it's so much more than the other ones. so what if we just changed the format altogether ? isn't that the exact same thing ? it's pretty clear. still sticking with verizon. verizon. more 4g lte coverage than all other networks combined. de and ♪ ♪ you can help others along the way. ♪ ♪ a portion of every bottle that they sell goes to fight ♪ ♪ breast cancer and i think that's swell. ♪ ♪ the more you take, the more they'll pay, ♪ ♪ so make them write a big check today. ♪ ♪ and if you're feeling a little slow, ♪ ♪ then 5-hour energy will help you go. ♪ ♪ so buy a bottle of pink lemonade and ♪ ♪ you can help fight breast cancer today. ♪ neil: you know that guy. paul ryan. this is an event going on. in chester, ohio. just to let you know, we have brought out the best and mightiest of the republican party here. perhaps like a political avengers team. you have rob portman and governor john cusick and bobby jindal there. you hve virginia governor bob mcdonne
yochoose, based on this chart ? don'rush into it, i'm not looking for the fastest answer. obviously verizon. okay, i have a different chart. going that way, does that make a difference ? look at verizon. it's so much more than the other ones. so what if we just changed the format altogether ? isn't that the exact same thing ? it's pretty clear. still sticking with verizon. verizon. more 4g lte coverage than all other networks combined. neil: you know, just because the worst is over from sandy it is not over by a long shot. very simple, much of downtown new york is still badly flooded. any way you get through or to any of the exchanges are places of business that you can unless you try to take a car and. good luck with that. new rules and restrictions on that today. i guess it's just a couple of people, may be handed the endo riley can helicopter and, but that's about it. very tough, very messy, and it stands to be that way for days, maybe even weeks to come. wonder why the estimates are that this is going to of like our gdp, economy half a point to more, it's going to be a mess. here trying
on this chart ? don't rush into it, i'm not looking for the fastest answer. obviously verizon. okay, i have a different chart. going that way, does that make a difference ? look at verizon. it's so much more than the other ones. so what if we just changed the format altogether ? isn't that the exact same thing ? it's pretty clear. still sticking with verizon. verizon. more 4g lte coverage than all other networks combined. chances are, you're not made of money, so don't overpay for motorcycle insurance. geico, see how much you could save. gerri: stock market back open after closing for more than two straight days. now that the exchanges are back open, questions are growing on the nyse decision to close for two days, and the lack of a back up plan, charlie gasparino is here. what is with the lack of a back up plan. >> this is a disaster as you poned out before. here is what is scare beresponse scary about response ofs exchange. that plan that 14 street that knocked out all of light, that plant is problematic if they didn't see this coming, ten days ago, a problem with that plant, they have re
disrupted, former verizon wireless ceo danny with -- how much, what if i told you 1 out of 4 cell phone towers in this country have been affected by this storm? a big deal. stay top of mind with customers? from deals that bring them in with an offer... to social media promotions that turn fans into customers... to events that engage and create buzz... to e-mails that keep loyal customers coming back, our easy-to-use tools will keep you in front of your customers. see what's right for you at constantcontact.com/try. neil: you know this has to be me, but i notice every time there is a storm, a hurricane or an emergency, i try to use my cellhone, i can't. grounded, dead or can't get through, why is that? with this added storm, one out of four cell towers, have been damaged. likely compromised. but why is this the case? >> good evening, and nice to be with you. first, carrier install emergency back up batteries in every one of their cell sites, they will run from 2 to 4 hours. after that, the battery dies. and most carriers have a generate or. also that kicks in at that point. that will run
about sports and get off the topic of weather. >> this is the verizon sports desk with scott smith. >> the second worst record in the league last year, so improvement in randy wittman's first full year as head coach of the wizards is a safe bet. however, a handful of injuries doesn't help. john wall, nene and kevin seraphin out for the opener. first rounder draft pick bradley beal showing the cleveland crowd his range, second of back to back three's finished with eight point this evening. last year's rookie of the year kyrie irving led all scorers tonight with 29 points, two of them there. cavs take a 16-point lead. beal gets his pocket picked by the guy that dropped it right after him. raiders had 17. 60 it un-45 cleveland in the 3rd quarter but the wizards go on a -- 61-45 cleveland in the 3rd quarter, but the wizards go on a run. jamal crawford headed team with 11th points, but the cavs end on the game on a 14-4 run. wizards shot 35%rom the field as a team and dropped the opener 94-84 the final. >>> ray allen and his new team, the defending champion heat facing his old team the
into it, i'm not looking for the fastest answer. obviously verizon. okay, i have a differenchart. going that way, does that make a difference ? look at verizon. it's so much more than the othther ones. so what if we just changed the format altogether ? isn't that the exact same thing ? it's pretty clear. still sticking with verizon. verizon. more 4g lte coverage than all other networks combined. busy in here. yeah. progressive mobile is... [ "everybody have futonight" plays ] really catching on! people can do it all! get a quote, buy and manage your policy! -[ music stops ] -it's great! well, what's with the... -[ music reses ] -music? ♪ have fun toght dude. getting a car insurance quote. i'll let it go to voicemail. [ clears throat ] ♪ everybody wang chung tonight ♪ putting it ovibrate. [ cell phone vibrates ] -[ loud vibrating ] -it'll pass. [ vibrating continues ] our giant ste and your little phone. that's progressive mobile. heartburn symptoms causedelieve by acid reflux disease. osteoporosis-related bone fractures and low magnesium leve have bn seen with nexium. possible sid
, based onhis chart ? don't rush into it, i'm not looking for the fastest answer. viously verizon. okay, i have a different chart. going that way, does that make a difference ? look at verizon. it's so much more than the other ones. so what if we just changed the format altogether ? ist that the exact same thing ? it's pretty clear. still sticking with verizon. verizon. mo 4g lte coverage than all other networks combined. heartburn symptoms csedieve by acid reflux disease. osteoporoselated bone fractures and low magnesium levels have been seen with nexium. possible side effects include headache, diarrhea, and abdominal pain. other serioustomach conditions may still exist. talk to your doctor about nexium. neil: all right. we are getting an emergency alert from new york officials saying this emerges dealer in this area and so a.m. tomorrow morning. they're saying go indoors immediately and remain inside. do not drive. call 9114 emergencies. thank you very much. again, that just gives you an idea as to how bad authorities think things could get as the night in sues. former v.pp fund administ
coastal storm. stick around. lindsay murphy is in with sports. >>> this is the verizon 4g lte sports desk with lindsay murphy. >> the rg3 cam newton comparisons keep on coming. true, they're both heisman trophy winners who run the option in the nfl. true, they both can run and throw and their rookie seasons have been two of the best, but cam does have 3 inches and 28 pounds on griffin. he's also more of a threat in goal line situations while griffin is a threat in the open feel, but rg3 does not want to hear the comparisons. he wants his play to do the talking. this year threw eight games he's completed 67% of his passes for over 1,700 yards and eight touchdowns and rushed for 476 yards and six scores. newton has five touchdown passes, 310 yards rushing which leads the team, also three touchdowns. here are the two qbs on each other. >> excellent quarterback. of course, his skill set is very similar in ways to having the ability to run the football. that's about it. there's some things that he does in this game that i don't do and there's some things that i do that i doesn't do. so that's
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. obviously verizon. okay, i have a different chart. going that way, does that make a difference ? look at verizon. it's so much more than the other ones. so what if we just changed the format altogether ? isn't that the exact same thing ? it's pretty clear. still sticking with verizon. verizon. more 4g lte coverage than all other networks combined. this is hayden. he's five years that's elizabeth. and that's skyler... and his mom, nancy. they're just a few of the californians who took it on themselves to send you a message about what they need to restore years of cuts to their schools. prop thirty-eight. thirty-eight raises billions in new revenue - bypasses sacramento and sends every k through 12 dollar straight to our local schools... every school. for them. for all of us. vote yes on thirty-eight. >> shepard: maryland saw both sides of this massive weather system that slammed the region. two feet of snow snapped power lines along the state's western border while officials say tropical storm conditions killed two people in central maryland and left hundreds of thousands without power
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for the fastest answer. obviously verizon. ay, i have a different chart. going that way, does that make a difference ? look at verizon. it's so much more than the other ones. so what if we just changed the format altogether ? isn't that the exact same thing ? it's pretty clear. still sticking with verizon. verizon. more 4g lte coverage than all other networks combined. cheryl: coming up 2:00 p.m. eastern time, hello, everybody, i'm cheryl casone. ashley: i'm ashley webster. back in business. stocks trading for the first time this week after as the northeast picks up after hurricane sandy. cheryl: traders have a way to get downtown as governor cuomo announced limited commuter rail service today and subways will be partially open tomorrow. ashley: president obama touring the storm ravaged new jersey storm areas and what does it mean for the election. cheryl: who pays for the damage that is done. former new york city state superintendent how world mills of deloitte will be here. ashley: lots of insurance questions, that's for sure. let's get right to nicole petallides on the floor of the n
sprint, we have at&t and verizon blackberrys, not am of it is working, we are lucky to get a signal. it is so bad that they are operating if that building with limited phone lines and limited internet. they are slowly getting it back. if i take you over here, these are our friends we offer free charges, locals who, really, are stranded, they do not have a way to charge their devices so we had friends come in and out all day. a guy said a doorman charged 100 for a charge. that is the situation. it is a ghost down and it will return to a ghost town in a couple of hours when the sun goes down. some service the be back up tomorrow, and that 8 help things out and everyone who came to work today that works on the new york stock exchange, they drove down. that is important. there will be car pooling going on tomorrow and it is a dangerous situation. so, surprise to see we saw so many traders in the building showing new york resilience. >>neil: you have been going from dawn young lady and a great job. anyway, physically very get down there, this is the lower end of manhattan and a good chun
&t. the nation's largest 4g network. covering 3,000 more 4g cities and towns than verizon. rethink possible. covering 3,000 more 4g cities and towns than verizon. the wheels of progress. seems they haven't been moving much lately. but things are starting to turn around because of business people like you. and regions is here to help. with the experience and service to keep things rolling. from business loans to cash management, we want to be your partner moving forward. so switch to regions. and let's get going. together. >>> christie and obama, perfect together, to paraphrase the old new jersey motto. the president did tour the garden state's battered coastline with new jersey's republican governor and governor christie who has been a key and very early romney supporter was, he said what he thought was true, he said that the president had done a good job on the storm. >> i cannot thank the president enough for his personal concern and compassion for our state and for the people of our state. >> a senior adviser to the romney campaign, bay buchanan, thank you for taking the time. >> delight
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airlines and verizon wireless, they are saying that hurricane sandy is not going to hurt their numbers. very good news is they raise their forecasts. they have a lot of promotional measures as well to bring in customers. liz: far be it for me to question him. both have had naugatuck pillories anytime a normally those glass shelves that they have a normally full. >> yes, this is true. liz: i'm not sure why he i'm not sure why you think this won't hurt them in some way shape or form. >> mind wouldn't even open comes to your ahead of me. liz: knuckle, thank you very much. there are worse problems come we know that. but we are giving you a anecdotal anecdotal evidence of each stock we talk about. but there is hard facts that we are talking about. how many people will be saying that i have to get a generator next time. but here is an issue that many of us have seen developed. what good are gasoline powered generators if you run out of gasoline? 3.6 million homes along the eastern seaboard. many gasoline stations are still without power following the well of flow of hurricane sandy. the dema
for the big crowds. at&t and verizon, both adding temporarily wireless towers along the parade route and city hall. they wouldn't prevent a repeat of the world series parade where people koontz make calls because the network was jammed if i can't be at the parade in person, you can watch it right here on ktvu. our coverage begins at 10:30 this morning both on air and ktvu.com. you can also watch it live on our mobile apps. >>> 7:33. george gascon warns the city will come down hard against any unruly behavior. >> we want people to come and celebrate. we want to have fun. we just want to make sure in the process of having fun. we do not damage property. we do not hurt anyone. the city police arrested three dozen people sunday night. two dozen for felonies. this is, of course, after the giants won the world series, nine suspects are expected to be arraigned this afternoon. charges range from firing a gun to assaulting an officer. >>> 7:33. in our continuing coverage of the devastation of hurricane sandy, the death toll has hit 57. i want to show you some damage in bayhead, new jersey. we can als
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a shoutdown of two refineries in the region. >>> verizon reporting fourth quarter results will take a big hit because of sandy outages and remediation efforts. the said it is not possible at this time to estimate the impact but expects it to be pretty significant. >>> sources telling bloomberg, rockdale securities is looking for a capital injection following a massive trading error. executives at the brokerage telling employees and investors a trader made unauthorized purchase of apple which eroded the firm's capital. that is very latest from the fox fox business network, giving you the power to prosper lori: watching markets. quarter till. let's check the market with nicole petallides on the floor of the new york stock exchange. how will sandy hurt their bottom line? >> no surprise to hear companies will begin and i'm sure, lori and melissa, over the next 10, 12 days, reporting a lot of companies noting changes in earnings per share because of revenue they expect with sandy. two names already gotten facts on and that includes verizon when they talk about corporate earnings in the current qua
. zero heartburn. >>> take a look at shares of verizon, the stock is trading lower. there are just a few points hitting on the headlines here. one says that verizon is saying the impact of sandy fourth quarter could be significant. i'm not sure where those hits are coming from. there are wire flashes but i've not seen a press release. thank you. i'm talking to verizon right now, the spokesman, telling us this is out. what else can you it tell us? >> you just got a dropped call. >> okay. but the sandy impact could be significant for the fourth quarter. peter, thank you. >> i'm glad you didn't have a dropped call during that from verizon. >>> let's get back to our guest host, mark, you get the last word. you said something during the break, the idea you think the next couple of months -- >> the next 3- months. i'm really nervous. we have big fiscal issues we are not going to nail down without some brinksmanship. we're on the same page. >> all the
have a great weekend. right now listen for more on verizon. "the street" crew will have that for you. we'll be back with you on monday. >>> as becky said, 171,000. that is the jobs number for october, well above estimates, carrying a lot of political fuel with election day just five days away. good morning. welcome to "squawk on the street." i'm carl caquintanilla with melissa lee and david faber. not just the 171,000 for the month but positive revisions we'll talk about in a moment. a busy day in europe as well as we start to talk more about the big events that will happen with the eurozone, both central banks and the greek government that starts next week. >>> our road map starts with the jobs number that beats even the highest expectation on the street. 171,000 is the number with another 84,000 in revisions higher for the past two months. unemployment ticks up to 7.9% as the participation rate rises. is the number really as good as it looks? >> the death toll from sandy now stands at 94 as more than 3 million homes still without power now facing colder weather, gas lines stretch f
. verizon made a huge investment in building out fios and building out their own network. i remember at the time a lot of people in the business community thought they were crazy. didn't know they would make the money at. now they are known as having the best network. they made the most of it. maybe if our utility companies were really for-profit and weren't so regulated they would compete against each other and build a great network and use this power company because they delivered power and don't have blackouts? i smell the government behind this problem. i know i'm paranoid but i think here i'm just right. >> well, again it is a case-by-case basis, right? for some communities it could work out well. could be a good investment. and for others it's, it may just be better to keep the lines above-ground. by certainly, when you, in times of disaster and if we see more storms like this, then it's possible more people are going to be demanding they have their lines buried underground. melissa: david. thanks for coming on. we appreciate it. you're a good sport. >> all right. thank you. me
to bail them out again. >> flooding in homes and businesses. verizon sent out a picture of the lobby of one of their big buildings not far from here during the night of the storm. there was a foot of hudson river in there and that's a case for a lot of different things down here in downtown new york and throughout. let's not forget it wasn't just new york. new jersey perhaps hardest hit of any particular state. >> i wonder how little we know. i was watching tv. we were having helicopter problems. suddenly there is atlantic city in real life. you realize that chris christie had what we were looking for on google maps. suddenly you realize, holy cow. this is katrina-like. loss of life, no. but property. where did it go? >> the mayor is going to ring the opening bell here this morning. the president apparently reportedly this morning wanted to visit manhattan. bloomberg said i can't spare the cops right now. he's going to instead visit the jersey shore with governor christie. that's the level we're at where we're not able to receive the sitting president of the united states. it says a
of parties so they can have sanitation. verizon is setting up a tower. that is a situation right now. we have been watching total strangers come by on this street offering food and water to people who live here. that is the latest from the situation here. no need to tell you they are. that's the marathon will be run did they think it should be postponed for another week. connell: thank you very much, adam. dagen: by the way, i just re- tweeted a column about why the marathon should not be run. power outages, meantime, still causing major problems. unbelievable, almost undescribable problems for drivers. take a look at this video. long lines at gas stations. not because of a lack of supply, but because many gas stations are still without power. connell: there is no baffling to give them. liz mcdonald is live with us on the telephone right now. what are you seeing there? >> good to be with you. we are 60 miles outside of new york city at a gas station. patients seems to be almost running on empty. 70% of the gas stations remain closed in new jersey. we are seeing state troopers along the way. w
. >> they do. but verizon was working. so you could get high speed internet. >> that defeats the purpose, you go to the hotel and it has no power. what floor were you on? >> 14th floor. but the operators did operate. i did walk up and down a couple times, but -- they had backup power. >> don't trust the backup power. >> and we had a fire alarm at 1:00 a.m., 12:30. so a long evening. >> hearing the trees all around and you don't know when one is -- last time one hit my house. >> i know. >> you worry about all the people that are out there. >> you worry about where you park your car. first i had them huddled in front toying and i'm like why am i putting them right next to each other? so then i spread them out. >> anyway, it is a situation we are still waiting to see how much damage is out there waiting for first light this morning to get a better assessment of things. when we come back -- >> did you hear what the hair tweeted? joe kernen's hair? joe kernen's hair one, sandy zero. should i retweet that? i might retweet that. in your case, you just don't shower. >> let's be honest. there was no p
. >> you mentioned the main data center you thought was working fine, but verizon had some damage, some of the people on the floor, of course, use cell phones to communicate with their offices, that's pretty spotty right now. what are you doing to make sure that's going to be functional? >> the cell phone usage is spotty for all of us in lower manhattan right now. also some of the internet connections are slow. so if people use that for their data feeds, that's slow. we've been giving each of the brokers one of our own lines to make incoming or outgoing calls. you've got internet, so i think we're trying to cover them with as much phone and data help we can to help them run their business from down here and i'll give you another update right after the opening, okay? we'll see you then. >> thank you very much. >> guys, i think the most important thing is the connectivity issue is the primary concern they've got. duncan said that to me many times. they want to make sure the main data center is working. you heard from him, it is. the concern is that act says to the verizon because the subs
in business. 311 has long waiting times right now. please use 311 online or text 311. verizon had problems with their lines but we managed to keep some of the 311 lines open. 911 has been going without a itch had. delays got up to five minutes. last time i checked they were minimal. 911 has to be reserved only for life-threatening things, not for a tree, please. we just got to make sure if somebody has a real emergency, we can get to them. and in terms of real emergencies, if you see a power line down don't go some people killed for stepping in a puddle where a power line had also touched the water. jenna: quick summary by mayor bloomberg for the entire city of new york. here is some of the highlights. no schools tomorrow. no airports. no subways. no us abouts. there are freeways into the city of manhattan, few ways out, of course that being an island. another thing you mentioned the evacuation of a few hospitals including nyu langone. that is where our own dr. siegel, would. he will join us in an hour and about the evacuation and health concerns he has. if you like to watch more of mayor
. covering 3,000 more 4g cities and towns than verizon. rethink possible. >> election day is exactly one week away but the storm has put politics as usual on hold for now. president obama has been at the white house monitoring the federal response. his only appearance came when he made a quick visit to the national headquarters of the american red cross here in washington. >> my instructions to the federal agent has been do not figure out why we can't do something. i want you to figure out how we do something. i want you to cut through red tape. i want you to cut through bureaucracy. there is no excuse for inaction. i want every agency to lean forward and make sure we are getting the resources where they -- where they are needed as quickly as possible. and to them and to the communities that have been hit so hard is we're going to do everything we can to get resources to you and make sure that any unmet need that i -- that is identified we are responding to it as quickly as possible. and i told the mayors and governors if they are getting no for an answer somewhere in the federal government,
union representatives in this country are utility workers, verizon, these kind of places in new york, new jersey, they don't care. these guys are ruthless. they're tough. when they go on strike and things like that, they go underground. they start cutting wires and setting fires. these are just stories i've heard from people who are in the unions. we all know, anybody who lives in jersey, you know these union members, they don't care. their interests come first, period. there is nothing else. i can believe that they took someone who drove all the way up from alabama said no thanks. >> steve: the scary thing is, talking about we don't have any heat, between now and a week from now, the mercury in my neighborhood in new jersey will drop down into the 20s and 30s every night over the next week. people are freezing. they're going to the malls to warm up. >> absolutely. >> gretchen: thank you. now today's headlines, atlantis is on the move. in florida, they are preparing for its road trip. there will be a retirement ceremony today. atlantis has flown 33 missions. it's the last of nasa's s
that make you feel? >> reporter: it makes me feel better. i didn't know that we had verizon down here. you're broadcasting it but we need people to help us. piping hot meals prepared by our partner southern paptivity and loaded on red cross trucks. but the problem is a lot of people are not able to even charge their cell phones so you have to rely on old forms of communication. >> yes, friends of friends and turning into information and trying to get information for us. we have nothing. i'm supposed to report to work yesterday, bloomberg told everyone if they don't get come you're not going get paid. my home is more important. how do you this to people. we don't know if we're going to pay you or not. i don't know if my husband as a job. it's up setting and it's up set what he's doing to the city. help us out. come down and see for yourself what we're living in. it's been horrible. and i'm the lucky one. some people have been stuck up in their bedrooms for three days. we need help. we need help. >> reporter: thank you very much g luck to you. -- much. good luck to you. >> that is difficult
. for example, can they get all the data feeds in and out? this is in a sense a verizon issue, got to make sure, and that's one of the things, probably the single most important thing right now. they have to be able to test and make sure they can get in and out all the data feeds. they have been testing the backup generators. they functioned beautifully overnight. you saw the red, white and blue at the entrance there with the columns working very well, fuel is there. they got to make sure that people can get there. hopefully, and there's some hopeful signs, that the brujs and tunnels will be open. again, they do not need the subways open. they have lists. they have about 200 people at the new york stock exchange for the floor to open, lists of how to carpool people in. any damage in to the facilities outside of the area that might be important, the building itself i am told is fine, but there may be some other outside buildings that may be important that they have to check out, and finally, in the event that there's an issue testing the backup plan. >> all right. with all that in mind we take t
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